Republican Center for Immunoprophylaxis (RCI)

Page last updated: 04 February 2021

Description of the website

The Republican Center for Immunoprophylaxis (RCI) of the Ministry of Health of the Kyrgyz Republic is a state public health organization at the primary level that provides prevention of vaccine-preventable diseases and provides immunoprophylactic assistance to the population.

RCI's work is to reduce the incidence of preventable infectious diseases through vaccines, by ensuring sustainable coverage of the population with immunization and increasing access to quality-assured vaccines.

Resources in the website include:

  1. the calendar of preventive vaccinations;
  2. recommendations to ensure safe immunization practices, proper Cold Chain and practical assistance to health care facilities of the republic and
  3. information on vaccine-controlled infectious diseases (diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough, mumps, poliomyelitis, measles, rubella, viral hepatitis B, hemophilic infection) accessible to general public and healthcare professionals.

Website’s sponsorship policy

The website of the Republican Center for Immunoprophylaxis is a governmental website. It is also supported from the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization (GAVI), and the United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF).

Website’s content or editorial policy

The review process for website content and posted information materials is fully monitored and published by the RCI team, based on scientific evidence base sources, to provide users with the most up-to-date information on immunization in the Kyrgyz Republic. The content of the website is edited and updated by the staff of the RCI. More at: